You Are an Original

“In life, finding a voice is speaking and living the truth.

Each of you is an original.

Each of you has a distinctive voice.

When you find it, your story will be told.

You will be heard.”

~ John Grisham

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Why Does Suffering Exist?

“A student, filled with emotion and crying, implored, “Why is there so much suffering?”

Suzuki Roshi replied, “No reason.”

~ Shunryu Suzuki, Zen Is Right Here: Teaching Stories and Anecdotes of Shunryu Suzuki, Author of “ZEN Mind, Beginner’s Mind”

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Choose Less Turbulent Skies

“Always seek less turbulent skies.

Hurt. Fly above it.

Betrayal. Fly above it.

Anger. Fly above it.

You are the one who is flying the plane.”

~ Marianne Williamson

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Things We Shouldn’t Do …

“Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldn’t be able to fly,

but the bumble bee doesn’t know it

so it goes on flying anyway.”

~ Mary Kay Ash

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Which Universe Do You Choose?

“The most important decision we make is whether

we believe we live in a friendly or hostile universe.”

~ Albert Einstein

A pair of Hopper balloons.
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